Apache Spark – Processing Access Point Wi-Fi Data

A Closer Look Previously in Utilizing Access Point Wi-Fi Data, we had discussed several use cases a business manager could solve by leveraging WiFi data: Determining dwell times of unique customers in a store setting. Determining peak venue traffic hours. Determining missed customer engagement opportunities, e.g., someone just passing by a location/short dwell times. Determining what kinds of devices your clients […]

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Apache Spark – Utilizing Access Point Wi-Fi Data

Intro Did you know that Wi-Fi routers used within your home or outside in public are capable of collecting a wealth of information about your mobile devices even if you never actually sign in and connect to the Internet? Wi-Fi is ubiquitous in today’s world and cell phones and other mobile devices are almost always either passively or actively probing […]

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Namara.io as a Bluemix Service

I am a co-op student who just recently joined the IBM jStart Emerging Technologies team.  My first project was to create and run an application on the IBM Bluemix platform and have that application use the new Web and Application service, Namara.io. IBM Bluemix As this was my first IBM Bluemix app, it is important to note how easy I found […]

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